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Game Thread: Tigers@Twins 8/23 7:10pm, Game 2

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#1 Brock Beauchamp

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Posted 23 August 2014 - 02:25 PM

I'm drunk so let's play two.
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Posted 23 August 2014 - 02:28 PM

Time for all of you to take the Ice Bucket Challenge.
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Posted 23 August 2014 - 03:23 PM

You guys will all be asleep in your seats by the third inning...
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Posted 23 August 2014 - 03:24 PM

My prediction for the nightcap (no not THAT nightcap):

Twins 18, Tigers 5.

I know that's going out on a limb :)
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#5 Brock Beauchamp

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Posted 23 August 2014 - 03:30 PM

You guys will all be asleep in your seats by the third inning...


That's pretty much a guarantee for me.

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Posted 23 August 2014 - 03:32 PM

Tigers:
1. Ian Kinsler - 2B
2. Ezequiel Carrera - CF
3. Miguel Cabrera - 1B
4. Victor Martinez - DH
5. J.D. Martinez - LF
6. Nick Castellanos - 3B
7. Don Kelly - RF
8. Alex Avila - C
9. Andrew Romine - SS

Twins:
1. Danny Santana - CF
2. Brian Dozier - 2B
3. Joe Mauer - DH
4. Kennys Vargas - 1B
5. Chris Parmelee - RF
6. Eduardo Nunez - 3B
7. Eduardo Escobar - SS
8. Eric Fryer - C
9. Jordan Schafer - LF

#7 Craig Arko

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Posted 23 August 2014 - 03:35 PM

That's the first game. Plouffe and Arcia and Suzuki are in the nightcap.

@RhettBollinger: #MNTwins lineup vs DET for Game 2: Santana CF, Dozier 2B, Mauer 1B, Vargas DH, Arcia RF, Plouffe 3B, Suzuki C, Escobar SS, Schafer LF & May.

Edited by CRArko, 23 August 2014 - 03:36 PM.

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#8 DaveW

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Posted 23 August 2014 - 04:22 PM

Hopefully the Twins keep doing what they have been the last 24 hours. 
My prediction: Twins 7 Tigers 3.

May goes 7 IP 2 ER 6K 1BB for his first win.

 "1 out of 17 ain't bad"


#9 mikeee

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Posted 23 August 2014 - 04:35 PM

Have vodka. will play.


#10 WLFINN

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Posted 23 August 2014 - 04:43 PM

^^Dave?


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Posted 23 August 2014 - 04:58 PM

You guys will all be asleep in your seats by the third inning...

 

That's when they need the Ice Bucket Challenge!

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#12 Craig Arko

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Posted 23 August 2014 - 05:09 PM

That's when they need the Ice Bucket Challenge!


Complete with videos.
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Posted 23 August 2014 - 05:11 PM

You guys will all be asleep in your seats by the third inning...

 

Wait. You mean there are more innings after the third?

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Posted 23 August 2014 - 05:18 PM

I want to see May throw more than low 90's fastballs and strike out somebody:)


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Posted 23 August 2014 - 05:30 PM

A lost scene from "The Rifleman"...

 

Lucas McCain: "Get your chores done, Mark. The Twins are going to start any minute now."

 

Mark: "That's great, Pa! First I want to read Twins Daily. That Riverbrian and ChiTown are sure humorous, I must say."

 

Lucas: "That they are. But they're not doing their normal pregame commentary today. I hear both had too much fun last night down at the saloon in North Fork with the Mods Club."

 

Mark: "Goodness. It won't seem like a Twins game without their lively banter."

 

Lucas: "Banter? Is that a new word you learned from that pretty little Sue Ostegaard girl next ranch over?"

 

Mark: (embarrassed) "Well, yeah, Pa. And she did want to meet me in the barn before the game to see her etchings. What does that mean, Pa?"

 

Lucas: "Darned if I know, son. Wish your mother was alive. Oh! On your way to the barn, don't trip over the dead Mexican I shot earlier today. Hurry up now. I don't want you to miss Santana's first AB."

 

Mark: "Sure thing, Pa!"

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#16 Craig Arko

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Posted 23 August 2014 - 05:34 PM

Better call Micah.
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Posted 23 August 2014 - 05:35 PM

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Posted 23 August 2014 - 05:39 PM

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Tonight's vantage point. GO TWINS!! Wooioooihioooooo! Not really drunk just a bit tipsy :)
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Posted 23 August 2014 - 05:55 PM

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Tonight's vantage point. GO TWINS!! Wooioooihioooooo! Not really drunk just a bit tipsy :)

I am trusting the moderators at the game are not going to do anything that will reflect poorly on TD and damage its reputation as the premier site for sophisticated baseball analysis in a dignified professional environment.

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Posted 23 August 2014 - 05:57 PM

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Tonight's vantage point. GO TWINS!! Wooioooihioooooo! Not really drunk just a bit tipsy :)

Don't do anything foolish! Ya' know, like expecting the Twins to score 5 or more runs, or counting on RB to make sense!
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